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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.



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Arabic : Books by Language
by Djouama
texts

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ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts

eye 21,672

favorite 203

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619 p. 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
by American School of Home Economics
texts

eye 7,520

favorite 114

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"Part of the book Low cost cooking."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts

eye 116,275

favorite 664

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48 p. 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935
texts

eye 96,929

favorite 240

comment 1

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
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eye 26,724

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cover-title, 24 p. 21 cm
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Доцяк В.С. Технологія приготування їжі з основами товарознавства продовольчих товарів: підручник для проф.-техн. навч. закл. — Київ: Наш час, 2014. — 400 с. — ISBN 978-617-713-09-5. Рекомендовано Міністерством освіти і науки України. У підручнику подано товарознавчо-технологічну...
Topics: Cuisine, Ukrainian cuisine, Textbook, класифікація страв, Cookery, Ukrainian,...
In Spec. Coll. copy, blank pages contain many recipes, pencilled in ms. hand
Topics: Cookery -- California, African American cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
texts

eye 11,888

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v, 253 p. 18 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts

eye 29,651

favorite 167

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vi, 816 p. : 21 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by [McCormick, Mary Lillian], 1883- [from old catalog]
texts

eye 3,115

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59, [1] p. 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts

eye 20,955

favorite 184

comment 3

301 p
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts

eye 64,019

favorite 86

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119 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
OPenn
by Apicius
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favorite 23

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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Folio Inc P-762. 1475. Cookery book attributed to Apicius. Appears to consist of excerpts from the De re coquinaria. In ten sections or books, each with its own title or heading. Penn Libraries Catalog: go to Franklin
Topics: Cookery--Early works to 1800, Codices, Cookbooks, Recipes, Manuscripts, Latin--15th century,...
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts

eye 26,336

favorite 136

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OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts

eye 43,360

favorite 73

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Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts

eye 33,639

favorite 119

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xiii p., 1 l., 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Waiuku Museum Society
by Daisy Products
texts

eye 614

favorite 19

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A collection of recipes put together by the makers of “Daisy” tea, coffee, & peanut butter.   Date of the recipe book is unknown.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Recipes, daisy, tea, coffee, peanut butter, cookery, cooking, cook book, cookbook, cookery book,...
Books to Borrow
by Daily, Kilmore, pseud
texts

eye 435

favorite 28

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64 p. 21 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

eye 13,649

favorite 55

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Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
New York Public Library
texts

eye 8,561

favorite 45

comment 1

209 p. 21 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Folkscanomy Miscellaneous
by Hannah Glasse
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favorite 66

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Written in 1747, Hannah Glasse's (1708–1770)  The Art of Cookery made Plain and Easy  represents one of the most important references for culinary practice in England and the American colonies during the latter half of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th. It was the dominant reference for home cooks in much of the English-speaking world during its original publication run, and it is still available (in somewhat limited quantity) and used as a reference by those doing food...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: cookery
Boston Public Library
texts

eye 4,671

favorite 20

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"One hundred and fifteenth thousand."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts

eye 51,738

favorite 110

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383 p. ; 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts

eye 19,980

favorite 14

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Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
160 p
Topic: cbk
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts

eye 19,443

favorite 53

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270 p. :
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Books to Borrow
texts

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favorite 43

comment 0

Includes index
Topics: Cookery, International, Restaurants
Boston Public Library
texts

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favorite 19

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Eight blank leaves at end
Topics: Cookery, Food conservation, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts

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cover-title, 8 p. 22 cm
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts

eye 49,520

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"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
Getty Research Institute
by Scappi, Bartolomeo
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favorite 41

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Running title: Libro primo-[secondo-sesto libro] di M. Bartolomeo Scappi
Topics: Paul III, Pope, 1468-1549, Julius III, Pope, 1487-1555, Scappi, Bartolomeo, Cookery, Cookery,...
Cornell University Library
by Fulton, E. G. (Edwin Giles), b. 1867
texts

eye 1,462

favorite 13

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Vegetarianism, Vegetarian cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts

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favorite 74

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts

eye 29,172

favorite 108

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William
texts

eye 18,259

favorite 46

comment 1

147 p. 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts

eye 13,004

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xl, 656 p. 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts

eye 32,603

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2 p. \U+fffd\., xxii, 9-907 p. 26 cm
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, Women, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SncEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Project Gutenberg
by Goodrich, Charles Landon, 1859-
texts

eye 7,933

favorite 24

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Book from Project Gutenberg: The First Book of Farming
Topic: cbk
Decorations and borders in green
Topics: Cookery, Chinese, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts

eye 1,928

favorite 21

comment 0

32 p. 23 cm
Topics: Menus, Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Southworth, May E. (May Elizabeth)
texts

eye 24,790

favorite 73

comment 0

82 p. 23 x 11 cm
Topic: Cookery, Mexican
Cornell University Library
by Meier, Lina Wachtelborn
texts

eye 9,861

favorite 78

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, German, Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Bomberger, Maude A. (Maude Ada), b. 1868; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

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Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts

eye 20,323

favorite 62

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148 p. ; 22 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts

eye 24,029

favorite 12

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iii, 386 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
California Digital Library
by Fox, Minnie C
texts

eye 8,604

favorite 30

comment 1

xlii, 350 p. 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states, cbk
72 p. 19 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
Books to Borrow
texts

eye 1,611

favorite 69

comment 1

169 p. 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery, Polish
Folkscanomy Miscellaneous
by З. Клиновецька
texts

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З. Клиновецька. Страви й напитки на Україні.  Видання репринтне. З видання: Київ - Львів. 1913 р.р. — Київ: Час, 1991. — 218 с. — ISBN 5-88520-094-7. АЛФАВІТНИЙ ПОКАЖЧИК СТРАВ І НАПИТКІВ агрус 146   — червоний і жовтий 147   агрусівка 106   айва (альва) 148   айвівка 103   баба-шарпанина 32   бабка...
Topics: Cuisine, Ukrainian cuisine, Українська кухня, агрусівка, бабка...
California Digital Library
texts

eye 6,389

favorite 32

comment 0

192 p. : 23 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, American -- California
New York Public Library
by Peterson, Hannah Mary Bouvier, 1811-1870; Read, Martha, 1773-1816
texts

eye 5,198

favorite 13

comment 1

xiii, 16-301 p. 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts

eye 12,832

favorite 53

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Van Rensselaer, Martha, comp; Rose, Flora, joint comp; Canon, Helen, joint comp
texts

eye 6,100

favorite 67

comment 3

xxi p., 1 l.,661 p. 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Sewing, Cookery, Food, Home economics, Interior decoration
Books to Borrow
by Jones, Dorothea Van Gundy; Lager, Mildred M. Soybean cookbook
texts

eye 148

favorite 7

comment 1

First edition by Mildred Lager and Dorothea Van Gundy
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery (Soybeans)
xii, 315 p. : 20 cm
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
European Libraries
by Alexis Benoît Soyer
texts

eye 4,328

favorite 10

comment 1

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=0EACAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Daughters of Union veterans of the civil war. Dept. of Illinois. Ida McKinley tent no. 21. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 1,434

favorite 13

comment 0

59 p. 23 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts

eye 3,812

favorite 28

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Books to Borrow
texts

eye 1,454

favorite 35

comment 0

Includes index
Topic: Cookery, American
Cornell University Library
by Greenbaum, Florence Kreisler, Mrs
texts

eye 2,610

favorite 16

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Jewish cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
texts

eye 5,622

favorite 48

comment 1

41 p. : 17 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery (Gelatin), Cookery
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Hill, Janet McKenzie, 1852-1933
texts

eye 4,297

favorite 33

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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Davidis, Henriette, d. 1876. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 4,788

favorite 3

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, cbk
University of Glasgow Library
by Great Britain. Army School of Cookery; Great Britain. War Office; University of Glasgow. Library
texts

eye 1,353

favorite 6

comment 1

"40, War Office, 1089"
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery, Military
The Library of Congress
by Knowles, Laura Thornton, 1862-
texts

eye 5,728

favorite 26

comment 0

161 p. 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, Dinners and dining, Menus, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Kamionka, A. J
texts

eye 2,440

favorite 10

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480 p. 19 cm
Topics: Cooking, Polish, cbk
European Libraries
by Fulton, E. G. (Edwin Giles), b. 1867; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

eye 1,273

favorite 13

comment 1

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Vegetarian cookery, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=9PoYAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
New York Public Library
by Lynch, Reah Jeannette, comp; Missouri. Council on national defense, (1917-1919) St. Louis county unit. Women's committee
texts

eye 7,390

favorite 31

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168 p. incl. front. (port.) 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
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Topics: Agriculture, English language, Home economics, cbk